Amusement & Leisure Parks
Parque Nacional da Tijuca
This area was reforested in 1861 and today is an important forest inside the city of Rio de Janeiro with trails, waterfalls and paved roads for bike riding. Estrada da Cascatinha 850, Alto da Boa Vista, Rio de Janeiro, 20531-590.
Parque do Flamengo
Close to the Guanabara Bay, it has a big garden, soccer, voleyball and basketball courts and synthetic grass court as well. Playground area for the kids and skateboard area. Between Santos Dummont Airport and Botafogo beach.
Rio Water Planet
455.000 m² of attractions for all ages, including slides, wave pool, and a high speed river. Separate area for smaller children. Gastronomic center and convenience stores also available. Estrada dos Bandeirantes 24.000, Vargem Grand, Rio de Janeiro.
Parque Henrique Lage
Known as Parque Lage, this house has playground area for the kids, a trail that leads to the Corcovado, an aquarium imitation rocks and tree trunks, a lake and benches along the vegetation. Rua Jardim Botanico, 414, Jardim Botanico, Rio de Janeiro.